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Top 5 reasons to let us assist you select a local conveyancing solicitor in Cromer

  • 1 Firms that specialise in conveyancing in Cromer regularly deal withlocal concerns specific to Cromer and therefore you may benefit from better guidance and faster conveyancing.
  • 2 Cromer solicitors have a crucial advantage when it comes to Cromer conveyancing as they have important local knowledge of local authority requirements, planning policies and other issues that can affect your sale or purchase
  • 3 On the balance of probabilities the other side’s conveyancers are located in Cromer - if so both parties are likely to be familiar
  • 4 The Cromer conveyancing practitioners that are listed are dedicated to supplying value for money, efficient and transparent conveyancing service to borrowers, sellers and investors in Cromer
  • 5 Low cost packages from online conveyancers might be tempting. However, these organisations are often located many kilometers away with little understanding of the factors that impact property transactions in Cromer

Examples of recent conveyancing in Cromer since March 2024*

Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Cromer

I can't travel far from Cromer. What is the rationale as to why all Cromer conveyancers aren't automatically on all lender panels?

Lenders normally impose restrictions on either the nature or volume of conveyancing firms on their panel. Typical examples of such criteria being that a organisation is required to have two or more partners. As well as restricting the type of firm, some building societies decided to restrict the size of their panel they use to act for them. You should note that building societies have no accountability for the quality of service supplied by any Cromer conveyancing practitioner on their approved list. Increases in mortgage fraud was the main trigger for the culling of solicitor panels from 2008 notwithstanding that there are conflicting assessments concerning the extent of solicitor involvement in some of that fraud. Statistics published by HMLR indicates that thousands of law organisations only transact one or two conveyances annually. Those advocating conveyancing panel pruning question why law firms should have claim to remain on a conveyancing panel when clearly conveyancing is not their speciality?

I require quick conveyancing in Cromer as I have pressure to sign on the dotted line in less than 4 weeks. Thankfully I do not require a mortgage. Is it possible to decline from having conveyancing searches to save money and time?

As you are are a mortgage free purchaser you are at free not to have searches carried out although no law firm would suggest that you don't. Drawing on years of experience of conveyancing in Cromer the following are examples of what can show up and adversely affect future saleability: Enforcement Notices, Overdue Charges, Overdue Grants, Road Schemes,...

It has been 3 months following my purchase conveyancing in Cromer concluded. I have checked the Land Registry site which shows that I paid £150,000 when infact I paid £170,000. Why the discrepancy?

The price paid figure is taken from the application to register the purchase. It is the figure included in the Transfer (the legal deed which transfers the asset from one person to the other) and referred to as the 'consideration' or purchase price. You can report an error in the price paid figure using the LR online form. In most cases errors result from typos so at first glance the figure. Do report it so they can double check and advise.

I opted to have a survey completed on a property in Cromer ahead of instructing conveyancers. I have been told that there is a flying freehold aspect to the house. The surveyor advised that some lenders may not give a mortgage on such a premises.

It depends who your proposed lender is. Bank of Scotland has different instructions from Halifax. If you e-mail us we can check with the relevant bank. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can assist as they are accustomed to dealing with flying freeholds in Cromer. Conveyancing may be slightly more expensive based on your lender's requirements.

In my capacity as executor for the will of my grandfather I am disposing of a residence in Neath but live in Cromer. My solicitor (based 235 miles awayneeds me to execute a statutory declaration prior to completion. Could you suggest a conveyancing practitioner in Cromer to witness this legal document for me?

Technically speaking you are unlikely to need to have the documents attested by a conveyancing solicitor. Normally any notary public or solicitor will suffice regardless of whether they are based in Cromer

Would local authority permission be necessary to convert a house into two appartments in Cromer? This has taken place to a property opposite to my home in Cromer and was ignorant of the conversion until it was done.

Planning consent is needed for splitting a single house in Cromer into apartments but probably not for converting once again to single dwelling-house so, simply put, yes,a it is needed.

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Sample of conveyancing solicitors in Cromer regulated by the SRA

It is important to note that the listed firms do not limit their work for conveyancing in Cromer but also conveyancing throughout England and Wales.

  • Pope & Co, Old Town Hall, Prince of Wales Road, Cromer, Norfolk, NR27 9HS

Commercial Conveyancing solicitors in Cromer regulated by the SRA

The firms listed below are a non-comprehensive list of solicitors in Cromer practicing in commercial conveyancing in Cromer. This will likely include advice on granting a lease to a commercial tenant
  • Pope & Co, Old Town Hall, Prince of Wales Road, Cromer, Norfolk, NR27 9HS

Transfer of Equity conveyancing in Cromer usually comprises the following:

  • Taking instructions from the appropriate parties
  • Investigating the title to the property
  • Acting on behalf of the mortgage company (if relevant)
  • Agreeing the terms of the transaction
  • Drawing up Transfer or approving draft Transfer
  • Agreeing amendments to the draft Transfer
  • Corresponding with parties with regards to the Transfer
  • Agreeing and preparing for completion
  • Receiving and releasing funds to the appropriate parties
  • Completing and submitting to HMRC the correct Land Tax forms and payment
  • Dealing with the registration procedures for the new ownership and the home loan (if applicable) at the HM Land Registry.

Neighboring Locations

Sheringham
Cromer
Aylsham
Mundesley
North Walsham

*Source acknowledgement: House price data produced by Land Registry as well data supplied by Lexsure Ltd.

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